Communications & Networks
Omnitron launches enterprise and industrial PoE fiber switches
October 9, 2017 by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
Oct. 9, 2017 – Omnitron Systems, a provider of fiber connectivity products, has introduced its managed and unmanaged RuggedNet industrial PoE fiber switches and OmniConverter enterprise PoE fiber switches that enable fiber optic distance extension to PoE and PoE+ powered devices.
Both the RuggedNet and OmniConverter PoE fiber switches feature four or eight 10/100/1000 RJ-45 ports capable of delivering 15.4W PoE or 30W PoE+ to all ports, and one or two fiber Gigabit ports. They are classified as Power Sourcing Equipment (PSE) and provide full PoE+ power for up to eight Powered Devices (PDs). RuggedNet industrial PoE fiber switches are standards-compliant ruggedized network switches that are temperature hardened to -40 to 75 degrees C, and designed for deployments in manufacturing, transportation, energy and IoT applications. They can be wall or DIN-rail mounted, and are powered using external 100 to 240VAC power adapters.